First, go out and collect your leaves–the perfect excuse for taking a long ramble through your yard, garden, or neighborhood. Choose a variety of fresh, colorful fallen leaves in good condition.
Next, bring them home and preserve them. Home Science Discovery suggests 3 simple methods of preserving leaves, using glycerin, waxed paper, or a
Finally, enjoy them! Frame them, singly or in groups, to hang on the wall. Country Living offers some clever ideas for decorating with pressed leaves. Or you could mount them on a scrapbook page or greeting card, or encase them in jewelry.